[slurm-users] Setting up a separate timeout for interactive jobs

Siddharth Dalmia dalmia.sid at gmail.com
Wed Sep 19 10:53:23 MDT 2018

Thanks for your response Mike. I have a follow-up question for this
approach. How do you restrict someone to start an interactive session on
the "batch" partition?

On Wed, Sep 19, 2018 at 12:50 PM Renfro, Michael <Renfro at tntech.edu> wrote:

> We have multiple partitions using the same nodes. The interactive
> partition is high priority and limited on time and resources. The batch
> partition is low priority and has looser time and resource restrictions.
> And we have a shell function that calls srun —partition=interactive —pty
> $SHELL to make it easier to submit interactive jobs.
> --
> Mike Renfro  / HPC Systems Administrator, Information Technology Services
> 931 372-3601 / Tennessee Technological University
> On Sep 19, 2018, at 10:51 AM, Siddharth Dalmia <dalmia.sid at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Is it possible to have a separate timeout for interactive jobs? Or can
> someone help me come up with a hack to do this?
> Thanks
> Sid
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